Translating Your Facilitator Experience – December 5, 2017

Have you served as a graduate assistant, teaching assistant or co-instructor? Have you thought about how will you share this experience with potential employers?  In this seminar, you will begin to identify the skills acquired as a result of your experience as a facilitator as well as how you highlight these skills in a resume, cover letter and during an interview.

DateTuesday, December 5, 2017
Time5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

Space is limited, please RSVP

Let’s Talk International: Assimilation, Self-Segregation, and Global Mixing – November 29, 2017

How are you connecting with international students who are visiting your country?  Have you ever traveled abroad and felt out of place? Join us on November 29, 2017, for Let’s Talk International: Self-segregation or Global Mixing where we will have an engaging conversation about imposter syndrome, self-segregation, and the pressure to assimilate into the culture of the host country.

Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Time: 12:30pm – 1:30pm
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge
Details: Lunch is provided. Space is limited. To attend, please RSVP here

Let’s Talk International is a semi-structured discussion group and safe space for study abroad returnees, international students, third culture kids, and anybody interested in international/intercultural experiences to explore topics such as identity development, cultural adjustment, cross-cultural relationships, and general navigation of life across cultures. 

While topics and short activities provide a framework, students drive the conversation in directions most relevant to them. Continued attendance is encouraged, though students are not required to attend all sessions.

Sponsored by the Office of Global Services and the Steinhardt Office of Student Affairs.

Understanding Office Campus Work Authorization for International Students – November 28, 2017

Are you a Steinhardt F-1 visa holder planning to pursue off-campus employment prior to or upon completion of your studies?

Join Alison Jackson, International Student Advisor in the Office of Global Services, for a conversation about off-campus employment. The workshop will cover eligibility, application process, and other details about Pre-Completion and Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT) as well as Curricular Practical Training (CPT).

Date:  Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Time:  3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Location: Pless Hall 3rd Floor Lounge, 82 Washington Square East

A Networking Series: Salary Negotiations – Thursday, November 30, 2017

You had a stellar interview. They have offered you the Job. You have a scheduled meeting with human resources. How do you negotiate the salary? Join the Wasserman Center for Career Development for a rich conversation on how to manage a salary negotiation by learning strategies to answer tough salary questions during interviews.
RSVP now.
Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
Time 3:30 – 4:45 pm
Location: Pless Hall, 3rd Fl.
Sponsored by the Office of Student Affairs.

Check Your Midterm Grades on ALBERT

Fall 2017 mid-term grades are now available on ALBERT. View your mid-term grades:

  • In your Student Center, select “Grades” from the “other academic” drop-down menu. On the “Class Grades” grid, click the “Mid-term Grades” tab.

If you are concerned about your academic progress this semester, make time before Thanksgiving to speak to your professor, your academic advisor, or a member of the Student Affairs team at NYU Steinhardt.

Click here to learn more about grading at NYU.

Boren Scholarships

Boren Scholarships provide funding for US undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages critical to US interests. The length of the program ranges from 8 weeks to a full academic year. Boren recipients are committed to work in the federal government for at least one year. Visit this website to learn more:

Note: The Office of Global Awards offers support for this scholarship opportunity and will endorse qualified applicants. All Boren Scholarship applicants must be in contact with the Boren Scholarship NYU Campus Representative well in advance of the final deadline so that the Campus Representative can both provide advice and have the time to produce a formal evaluation of all applications prior to the final deadline.

Deadline: NYU deadline is December 1, 2017
Award: The Boren Scholarship covers costs associated with your study abroad program, including tuition and fees, room and board, books, insurance, local transportation, and round-trip airfare on a U.S. carrier. The Boren Scholarship does not cover study tours of several countries.

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS)

The scholarship is open to U.S. undergraduate and graduate students regardless of their field of study. The aim of the CLS is to increase the number of Americans studying and mastering critical foreign languages. Instructions are currently offered in fourteen languages including Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Turkish, Hindi, and Urdu, at locations where the target language is widely-spoken. For more information, visit this website:

Deadline: November 15, 2017
Award: The Critical Language Scholarship Program is an eight to ten week fully-funded language and cultural enrichment summer program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

International Education Week Panel: Featuring NYU Fulbright Scholars

This panel will consist of current 2017 Fulbright Scholarship recipients to NYU Steinhardt. Panelists will discuss their Fulbright experience and its impact on their academic and professional careers.

International Education Week Panel: Featuring NYU Fulbright Scholars
Thursday, November 16. 2017
Pless Hall,  1st  Lounge|
12:30 p.m.  – 1:45 p.m.
Refreshments will be provided.

Hosted by the Office of Global Affairs

Women Warriors Speak – Monday, November 13, 2017

Join us as women veterans from the U.S. military describe their experiences of transitioning back to civilian life through their own words and through words from classical text. This event is presented to by the Steinhardt Faculty and Community Engagement Series (FACES). RSVP via email:



Healthy Relationships – Monday, November 13th, 2017 5pm-6:30pm

Healthy Relationships Workshop
Monday, November 13th, 5pm-6:30pm
Pless Hall, 3rd Floor Lounge
RSVP Today!

Having trouble navigating conversations with a roommate, parent, faculty, friend, or date? Join Steinhardt’s Office of Student Affairs and the Health Promotion Office for an interactive workshop on healthy communication in all kinds of relationships. Learn how to engage in conversations where you can share your feelings safely, practice active listening,  and develop skills on what to look out for in unhealthy or abusive relationships.